UX Designer

  • Location

    Shipley, W. Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber, England

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Daniel Barlow

  • Contact email:

    daniel.barlow@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH110209_1568138359

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-10-10

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Client:

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Job Title: UX Designer x2

Location: Shipley

Initial Duration: 6 Months

IR35: Out of Scope

End Client: HMRC

Background:

Our client, a market leading multi-national technology company are looking for a UX Designer to join them on a customer based project based in Shipley (West Yorkshire). The assignment is an initial 6 month contract and can offer a competitive daily rate

Tasks:

  • Work as part of a multi-disciplinary team to deliver highly user focused and successful digital services
  • Produce design concepts for digital services, often working to very tight deadlines, and work with front end developers to implement those concepts
  • Design and create communication material ensuring all elements are well designed, consistent and user focused
  • Assisting the Team Leader in examining packages of work and giving realistic timescales for completion
  • Partner with colleagues to facilitate a consistent user experience, including by designing reusable elements of a digital service;
  • Build relationships and work effectively within an agile delivery model with colleagues and external providers, for example user researchers and business analysts
  • Deliver high quality finished digital service designs that meet web standards and client design principles, ensuring that elements such as accessibility are built into designs from the outset
  • Proactively seek new learning opportunities and look to continually improve by gaining feedback from your peers and the business
  • Communicate credibly with a wide range of digital delivery disciplines and talent both internally and externally

Technical Skills:

  • Practical experience in designing interfaces and transaction flows for the web
  • Ability to prototype for the web & design in browser
  • A good basic understanding of web technologies and how they affect design, including accessibility
  • Experience of web and mobile application interface design
  • Core skills: sketching, design production, hand-coded HTML & CSS, rapid prototyping
  • Responsive web interactions design for mobile devices
  • Experience in researching design with users
  • Service design experience, including user journey mapping
  • Experience working within an agile, multi-disciplinary team environment, and ability to deliver iterative design components (including user journeys) to the development team.

Business Skills:

  • Delivering at Pace
  • Leading and Communicating
  • Seeing the Bigger Picture
  • Good written and verbal communication skills, Problem solving and creativity skills, Honesty and Integrity, Eagerness to learn, Drive and energy, Professional appearance